Compare Amazon vs PayPal BETA

See how working at Amazon vs. PayPal compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Amazon vs. PayPal. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Amazon

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PayPal

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • PayPal scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 91179 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 19 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
PayPal employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.2
PayPal employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
CEO Approval
PayPal Ceo Dan Schulman
100%
100%Dan Schulman
PayPal employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
PayPal employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
65%

Salaries

Amazon has 6,447 more total submitted salaries than PayPal.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer281 Salaries
CA$109,032/yr
Area Manager120 Salaries
CA$71,114/yr
Process Assistant64 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3 Salaries
CA$82,535/yr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$109,913/yr
Senior Accountant1 Salaries
CA$77,322/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amazon had 2,332 more reviews than PayPal that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at PayPal.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 200 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 193 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 179 reviews)
"Re orgs"(in 59 reviews)
Featured Review
"gd"Nov 5, 2021

Current Employee - Software Quality Assurance Engineer

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

very nice work experience. Good job

Cons

work ethics not so good, work load was to much

Current Employee - Senior DevOps Engineer

I have been working at PayPal full-time

Pros

DevOps Engineer role gets paid more as it involves admin level tasks.

Cons

DevOps Engineer role is bit challenging as involves more than the Devops Automation through tools.

Job Postings

Amazon has 89,294 more recently posted open jobs than PayPal.